Background and activities


How to improve surgical safety by letting surgeons train in a risk-free environment outside of the operating room using simulators. Cecilie Våpenstad is doing research on transfer of skills from training on simulators, competancy based training and simulated patient-specific rehearsal.  

Fields of interests: Skills training in minimally invasive surgery, Medical Imaging (x-ray, ultrasound), social learning

Languages:    Norwegian: Mother tongue              English, French, German: Fluent


Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications